Edward Louis "Eddie" Steele
Edward L. Steele
Edward Louis Thomas Steele (Eddie), 79 of Toledo, Ohio passed away April 3, 2018 in Hospice of N.W.O Toledo. Born August 7, 1938 in Toledo, Ohio to Otto and Sandra (Courzis) Steele.
Eddie served in the United States Army (serving in the Korean War). He worked for Dana Corp for 34 years as a precision grinder and retired in 1996. He was a proud member of U.A.W. Local 12 serving as Shop Stewart, Divisional Chief, and Vice Chairman of Stewarts, served as the Captain of the Volunteer Fire Department at Dana, worked several jobs to support his family, and helped each and every neighbor with any odd jobs as needed. Eddie loved to work on cars and back in the day, there wasn’t a car he couldn’t fix. He love bluegrass music, which drove his wife crazy, and even took up banjo lessons.
Eddie was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Ann Steele.
Surviving, are his wife of 55 years, Linda J. Steele (Sund), son, Keith Brian Steele, daughters, Tamala Lynn Price, (former son-in-law Greg Price), Linda Marie (Sam) Meek, brother, Otto (Sharon) Steele, Grandchildren, Christopher (Nguyet) Price, Chelsea Steele, Kirstin Meek, Zachariah Meek, Austin (Phuong) Price, great grandchildren, and Mayson and Madisyn Meek. Also surviving are a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family will receive friends at the Bersticker-Scott Funeral Home 3453 Heatherdowns Blvd on Byrne Road, Sunday April 8, 2018 from 2-8 p.m. where services will be held on Monday April 9, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. With interment to follow in Highland Memory Gardens with Military Honor’s. The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Please view and sign Edward’s condolence page at berstickerscottfuneralhome.com